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Ben Folds Five - Whatever and Ever, Amen (1997) - "Kate"



So this song begins with a measure of 7/8, but the rest of the song is in 4/4.  For
the prechoruses the chords in the tab include those pitches that are sung in harmony 
by the band.  The relationship between the chords written in the tab and the chords for capo 
is one half step down (i.e., F becomes E, C7(b9) becomes B7, etc), and drop the accent notes.  
Cheers, rockinattica



Chords, EADGBe, key of F: ("o" means 10th fret)
Abmaj7       4x5543         Bbm7        686666         Db(dim)     9x898x      
Abmaj7(add6) 4x5564         Bbm7(add6)  6x6886         F           133211      
Abmaj9       4x5546         Bbm(sus9)   6x6868         Fmaj7       102210      
Abm7         464444         C7(sus)     x35363         Fmaj7       x8o9o8      
Abm9         464446         C7(b9)      8x8989         F(6/9)      10001x      

Am7          x05553         C7sus(b9)   x3x364         Fmaj7(6/9)  100010      
Bbmaj7       6x776x         C7sus(b9)   8x8o89         Gm7         353333      
Bbmaj7(6/9)  655565         Cm7         x35343         Bbm7(6/9)   6x6688      
Bbmaj9       6x7768         Cm7         8o8888         C7          x35353      
Bbmaj9       6x0565         Db7         x46464         Gm7(add6)   3x3353      

Bbmaj9(b5)   x10210         Db7(sus)    x46474         Gm9         3x3365      
Bbmaj9(add6) x10213         G7          3x3433         (nc)      no chord

Chords, EADGBe, capo somewhere, play in E, sing in key of whatever's comfortable:
Amaj7 x02120                Emaj7 021100
Am7   x02010                F#m7  242222
B7    x24242                Gmaj7 3x0002
B7    x2120x                Gm7   353333
Bm7   x20202                G#m7  464444
E     022100

Original post: 12 September 2015 @ Ultimate-Guitar dot com




INTRO

      (piano only)
7/8: |   F   |

                        (+bass)    (+drums)
4/4: |   F   |   F   |   F      |   F        

                                (+voice)
     |   F   |   F   |   F   |   F           
                                 She plays wipeout

VERSE ONE

|   F                |   Fmaj7                  
    on the drums, the squirrels and the birds come gather

|   Gm7                       |   Gm7                    
    round to sing the guitar.  Oh why

|   Bbmaj7   |   Bbmaj7          |   F   |   F
    have you got nothing to say?             When all words

|   F                      |   Fmaj7       
    fail, she speaks.  Her mix tape's a masterpiece.

|   Gm7                         |   Gm7        
    Walks through the garden so the roses can see.  Oh why

|   Bbmaj9   |   Bbmaj7          |   Fmaj7   |   Fmaj7
    have you got nothing to say?                 And you can see



PRECHORUS ONE

|   Am7   |   Abmaj7(add6)   |   Gm9   
    daisies in her footsteps.          

|   Gm9        |   Bbmaj7      |   C7(b9)   (nc)
    Dandilions!    Butterflies!    I wanna be


CHORUS ONE

|   F    |   F    |   F    |   F
    KATE!    KATE!    KATE!    KATE!  Every day 


VERSE TWO

|   F                           |   Fmaj7              
    she wears the same thing; I think she smokes pot.  She's everything

|   Gm7              |   Gm7               
    I want; she's everything I'm not.  Oh why

|   Bbmaj7   |   Bbmaj7         |   Fmaj7   |   Fmaj7   
    have you got nothing to say?                She never gets wet


PRECHORUS TWO

|   Am7   |   Abmaj7(add6)   |   Gm9   
    She smiles: it emits a rainbow.        Oh no!

|   Gm9   |   Bbmaj7         |   C7(b9)   (nc)
    And she speaks,    and she breathes. I wanna be

CHORUS TWO

|   F    |   F    |   F    |   F
    KATE!    KATE!    KATE!    KATE!  Down


BRIDGE

|   Cm7   |   Bbmaj7                      
    by the Rosemary and Cameron she

|   Bbm7       Bbm7(sus9)  |   Abmaj9                      
    hands out the Bhagavad     Gita.

|   Abm9                   |   Db7sus   Db7            
    I see her round every      couple days. 

|   Gm9     G7             |   C7sus(b9)   C7   C7(#9)  C7       
    I wanna see her so that    I can say, 

|   (nc)   |   F   |   F   |   Bbm(6/9) 
    "Hey, KATE!"
  

INTERLUDE
|   F         |   Fmaj7     |   Gm7       |   Gm7    

|   Bbmaj7    |   Bbm7/F    |   Fmaj7     |   Fmaj7  
                                              Ooh- 

|   F         |   Fmaj7             |   Gm7             |   Gm7   
    la-la-la      Ooh-la-la-la  Ooh-        la-la-la la!


|   Bbmaj7       |   Bbm(6/9)/F   |   Fmaj7   |   Fmaj7   
    Do-do-do-do!     Do-do-do-do!                 She never gets wet



PRECHORUS THREE

|   Am7   |   Abmaj7(add6)   |   Gm9   
    She smiles: it emits a rainbow. Oh no!

|   Gm9         |   Bbmaj7   |   C7(b9)   (nc)
    You can see,    I wanna-wanna-wanna-wannabe


CHORUS THREE

|   F    |   F    |   F    |   Bbm13   Bbm7         
    KATE!    KATE!    KATE!    Na-     na!

|   F    |   F    |   F    |   Bbm13   Bbm7   
    KATE!    KATE!    KATE!    Na-     na-       

|   Bbm13   Bbm7   |   Bbm13  Bbm7  Cm7   Db(dim)
    na-     na-        na-    na!



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